Abdijtoren - "Lange Jan" Onder den Toren at Nieuwe Kerkgang Middelburg, Zeeland, Netherlands LL: N 51.49975, E 3.61491
Janno den Engelsman E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday 1200-1300; Saturday 1100-1200 (mid-May to mid-Sept)
Carillon of 1715 was the only one remaining by Noorden & de Grave. Taylor recast 3 bells (bass and two much smaller). All was destroyed by war in May 1940, but the G0 peal bell survived to become the basis for the A.H.Vanbergen carillon, which was cast in 1950 but not installed until 1955.
Traditional carillon of 49 bells Pitch of heaviest bell is G in the bass octave Transposition is down 3 semitone(s) Keyboard range: --C / A#-- There are two missing bass semitones 25 bells were recast or replaced in 1984 by Eijsbouts Prior history: In 1955, the complete instrument of 49 bells was installed by vanBergen (23 bells remain from that work.) In 1897, some bells were recast or replaced with bells made by Taylor (0 bells remain from that work.) In 1714, a complete instrument of 43 bells was installed by the maker cited in Remarks above (1 bells remain from that work.) Auxiliary mechanisms: E Tower details not available Year of latest technical information source is 1992
This page was built from the database on 22-Jun-20 based on textual data last updated on 2020/04/11 and on technical data last updated on 2020/06/04
Explanations of page format and keyboard range are available.
[TowerBells Home Page] [Site data top page] [Credits and Disclaimers] [Feedback]
Please send comments or questions about this page to email@example.com.